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Carl Abbott, Stephen J. Leonard, and Dave McComb, Colorado: A History of the Centennial State 3rd ed. (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 1994).

Frederic J. Athearn, An Isolated Empire: A History of Northwestern Colorado (Denver: Bureau of Land Management, 1982).

 “Moffat County,” Colorado County Histories Notebook (Denver: History Colorado, 1994).

Steven F. Mehls, and Carol Drake Mehls, Routt and Moffat Counties, Colorado, Coal Mining Historic Context (Lafayette, CO: Western Historical Studies, 1991).

National Park Service, “Earl Douglass,” n.d.

Stephanie Paige Ogburn, “After More Mine Layoffs, Pondering What’s Next For Colorado Coal Country,” KUNC, October 31, 2014.

Noelle Leavitt Riley, “Economic Indicator Report Shows Diversity in Routt and Moffat Counties,” Craig Daily Press, April 23, 2014.

Noelle Leavitt Riley, “Moffat County’s Lodging Industry Suffers During 1st Quarter of 2014,” Craig Daily News, July 19, 2014.

Virginia McConnell Simmons, The Ute Indians of Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2000).

Additional Information: 

Colorado Mining Association, “Mining in Colorado.”

Craig Chamber of Commerce

Museum of Northwest Colorado, “Moffat County Oral Histories.”  

National Park Service, “History and Culture: Dinosaur National Monument.”

Northwest Colorado Cultural Heritage